THAILAND: Bangkok/Salaya


The Summer Session at Mahidol University International College (MUIC) focuses on Thai culture studies. Students take two courses for a total of 6 credits. KEI-organized cultural activities and excursions are designed to enhance the learning experience and understanding of Thai culture.

Below are the most commonly offered summer courses. Course offerings may change slightly. Check with a KEI advisor prior to having the courses approved at your university/college. Click on the course title to download the PDF syllabus. 

Introduction to Thai Language and Culture
Perspectives on the Thai Past


Credit and transcripts for courses is issued by Mahidol University International College (accredited in Thailand) and Lincoln University (accredited in USA).


Mahidol University (MU) is the oldest institution of higher learning in Thailand. Founded in 1889 as a medical school, MU has since developed into the most prestigious university in Thailand, internationally recognized for its high-caliber curriculum, research, international collaboration, and professional services. MU faculty and alumni have been recipients of numerous international awards. KEI participants study at Mahidol University International College (MUIC), which offers courses in English.

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